Sex Chordae Consort and Julianne Baird on the BFX Main Stage

Jun 3 2014 - 5:00pm
Jun 3 2014 - 7:00pm


St. Mark's Episcopal Church
2300 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA, 94704
United States
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Performers and/or Faculty: 
Guest Artist: Julianne Baird, soprano. Sex Chordae Consort: John Dornenburg, viola da gamba; Julie Jeffrey, viola da gamba; David Morris, viola da gamba / cello; Farley Pearce, viola da gamba / violone.


Sex Chordae Consort performs with Julianne Baird at the 2014 Berkeley Festival and Exhibition!

5:00 pm concert at St. Mark's Episcopal Church, downtown Berkeley, CA.

Program: This Sweet and Merry Month: English Consort Songs for Voice and Viols. Elizabethan and Jacobean love songs, laments, pastorals, and sometimes bawdy songs can all be found in the consort songs for solo voice and four viols. This program will present a broad survey of this indigenous English genre by William Byrd and his contemporaries. Acclaimed soprano Julianne Baird makes her Berkeley Festival debut in a rare program of Renaissance delights with the Bay Area’s most celebrated viol consort.

Tickets will be available after March 15th. Please visit for ticket sales and further information.


Presented By: 
The 2014 Berkeley Festival and Exhibition - co-presented by the San Francisco Early Music Society and Early Music America
$35 premium seating, $28 general admission. Students with ID: $15 general admission
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10% off with discount code
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Katie Hagen, Festival Administrator
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